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Associate Attorney Litigator

Company name
Cuddy Law Firm, P.L.L.C.

Waxhaw, NC, United States

Employment Type


Posted on
Mar 28,2019


The Cuddy Law Firm seeks an associate attorney (litigator) to join our North Carolina team.  The Cuddy Law Firm is a multi-state firm, primarily representing parent of students with disabilities under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. This is a very adversarial practice area; most matters are hotly contested.  Strong litigation and writing skills are a must. The attorney must possess or be able to develop excellent litigation skills -- writing, discovery, examination, and interpersonal skills are crucial. The candidate must have a very strong work ethic and be able to think critically and creatively through the issues and be able to handle a heavy caseload.  The Firm will provide training and support to new attorneys that have the requisite personal qualities.

Required Skills:

  • A strong desire to work in the area of special education law is essential.
  • Must be competent in research, writing, and oral presentation. 
  • The associate must be able/willing to work in a fast-paced litigation practice, manage their own case load, continually improve their skills, make presentations to the community, work in a highly adversarial environment, and work as a part of a team.
  • The associate will have a case load to manage, almost immediately.  This is not a back room associate position.
  • Trial ready litigation skills, including the ability to develop the theory of a case, prepare witnesses, develop clear, concise opening statements, conduct direct and cross examinations, and close with a strong argument.
  • Dependable, timely and dedicated to the client and their children.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to and willing to conform to Firm policies and procedures.
  • Must be willing to travel on occasion, as the practice has cases throughout the state.  Overnight stays may be required.

Desired Skills:

  • Special Education law experience. 
  • Previous NC litigation experience, including evidence, civil procedures, and discovery.
  • Trial experience.

Required:  NC Bar admittance.

Salary:  Depending on Experience

Company info

Cuddy Law Firm, P.L.L.C.
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Company Profile
The Cuddy Law Firm, PLLC began operating in 2001 as The Law Office of Andrew K. Cuddy, providing legal services to families of individuals with special needs. In 2012, due to growth, the firm opened an office in White Plains, New York. The firm incorporated and began operation as the Cuddy Law Firm. In 2015, we opened an office in Austin, Texas, to serve Texas families. Since then, we opened offices in Cleveland, Ohio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Charlotte, North Carolina. Our firm has represented thousands of families in advocacy, administrative proceedings and in state and federal courts.

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